FOOD MARKET: WHICH STALL IS OFFERING FIVE PER CENT OFF IF YOU CHANT: “IT’S COMING HOME, IT’S COMING HOME….”?

Did she say Crystal Palace FOOD market?! Your chance to help Battersea Dogs Home (see below). And no jokes about hot dogs.... Saturday 7th July Two of our stalls are now also open midweek! The Store Cupboardand Roots & Cycles trade on Wednesdays, 2-7pm.  Anna from The Store Cupboard says "Come by and get your … Continue reading FOOD MARKET: WHICH STALL IS OFFERING FIVE PER CENT OFF IF YOU CHANT: “IT’S COMING HOME, IT’S COMING HOME….”?

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SUMMER IN THE LIBRARY

First, we'd like to say a big thank you to everyone who attended a class, group or event here so far this year. Our schedule is growing rapidly and we're really excited to play host to some fantastic, creative crowds. Some of the great additions are highlighted below, but you can access a full calendar of … Continue reading SUMMER IN THE LIBRARY

EXIT STREATHAM ROOKERY GARDENS, PURSUED BY A BEAR…..*

Streatham Common Co-Operative presents a season of outdoor theatre at Streatham Rookery, starting Sunday July 8 with Shakespeare’s A Winter’s Tale. Streatham Common Co-operative (SCCoop) hosts open-air theatre in the Rookery Gardens in July, August and September – including Shakespearean cyclists, treasure hunts, Toad of Toad Hall and an exit pursued by a bear. There’s theatre for … Continue reading EXIT STREATHAM ROOKERY GARDENS, PURSUED BY A BEAR…..*

GAME, SET AND MATCH: WATCH WIMBLEDON IN CENTRAL CROYDON

A pop-up screen beaming live action from SW19 arrived in CR0 this week, complete with deckchairs and a green carpet.  Relax with a refreshing glass of Pimms, courtesy of The Oval Tavern on the High Street and a punnet of strawberries and cream. Games are being shown 11.30am-9pm Monday to Friday, where members of the … Continue reading GAME, SET AND MATCH: WATCH WIMBLEDON IN CENTRAL CROYDON

WE’RE WALKING ON SUNSHINE…..

Summer is finally here and there's so much to do with Crystal Palace Transition Town. Find out all about the activities on offer and get involved! Meet other like-minded local people at Green Drinks Join in with the  Crystal Palace Transition Town Choir Support the Patchwork Farm Stall Put your green fingers to good use at The Edible Garden … Continue reading WE’RE WALKING ON SUNSHINE…..

LAMBETH COUNTRY SHOW: “DEEP CONCERN” VOICED BY FRIENDS OF BROCKWELL PARK  “Confiscation of all drinks is not most people’s idea of a wonderful experience”

The Friends of Brockwell Park say they are " deeply concerned" by Lambeth council's decision to fence off the Lambeth Country Show on July 21–22, and impose stringent security, including the banning of all drinks being brought into the park.  "This is the first time in more than 40 years this has happened" say the … Continue reading LAMBETH COUNTRY SHOW: “DEEP CONCERN” VOICED BY FRIENDS OF BROCKWELL PARK  “Confiscation of all drinks is not most people’s idea of a wonderful experience”

EVENTS: EASTER ISLAND TALK

TUESDAY JULY 3rd Easter Island: a scientific perspective. Speaker: Audrey Brown. Easter Island is the most remote inhabited island in the world, 3700 km off the coast of Chile. Come and hear about it from a scientific perspective. Geology: why is there an island there? Biology: where did all the palm trees go? Chemistry: how … Continue reading EVENTS: EASTER ISLAND TALK

IT’S GOING TO BE A BERRY HOT SATURDAY AT THE FOOD MARKET!

NEW STALL Guest lunch - Sri L Catering  Sri Lankan & Indian street food. Local honey - P Honey From Percy & his bee friends. Lunch & deli – Comfort & Joy Hot tasty wraps, salads and those famous (enormous) scotch eggs plus takeaways – curries, lasagne and more.  Great picnic food to take away. … Continue reading IT’S GOING TO BE A BERRY HOT SATURDAY AT THE FOOD MARKET!

EVENTS: CENTRAL HILL RESIDENT’S EXHIBITION IN CROYDON / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET / GUIDED WALK FROM VICAR’S OAK AND MUCH, MUCH MORE…..

Chantelle Whitehead, one of our Central Hill residents is putting on a photography exhibition in Croydon this week from Thursday 21st through to Sunday 24th June. Please go along and support if you can. Estate of Mind - Central Hill Photography Exhibition Hosted by Gipsy Hill - Green Party 22 year old Chantelle Whitehead is … Continue reading EVENTS: CENTRAL HILL RESIDENT’S EXHIBITION IN CROYDON / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET / GUIDED WALK FROM VICAR’S OAK AND MUCH, MUCH MORE…..

SYDENHAM ARTS FESTIVAL JUNE 27th to JULY 8th

Please visit our website for full details of what's coming up. In two weeks we open with Exploding Whale’s theatre production Heroes; set to Bowie’s The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders from Mars.  Running for 5 nights from 27 June and runs for 5 nights. “This coming of age story of friendship and self-discovery is a triumph’ Glasgow … Continue reading SYDENHAM ARTS FESTIVAL JUNE 27th to JULY 8th